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2015 Assistive Technology Vendor Fair

April 21, 2015
Sawmill Creek, Huron, Ohio


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Free Assistive Technology (AT) Vendor Fairs are coming to a town near you! This hands-on day offers vendor sessions, opportunities to see, touch and feel the latest assistive technology tools and a chance to network with other AT professionals.  

  • April 21, 2015 - Sawmill Creek (Huron)
  • April 22, 2015 - NEOMED (Rootstown)
  • April 23, 2015 - OCALI (Columbus)
  • April 24, 2015 - Princeton Administration Center (Cincinnati)

Register on STARS for this free event: lunch provided, door prizes, no registration fee! (search by date).

This opportunity is provided by the Ohio Center for Autism and Low Incidence (OCALI), State Support Teams (SSTs), Center for Instructional Supports and Materials (CISAM) and AT Ohio with support from the Ohio Department of Education

An Assistive Technology Family Conference for parents, students who are blind or visually impaired and educators is scheduled for May 2, 2015. There will be in-depth, hands-on informational sessions along with Assistive Technology vendors available all day to demonstrate products and answer your questions focusing on braille literacy, low vision aids, writing, reading, communication, mathematics and science.

Registration is free however attendees must register in advance. Information and the registration form is available at

Ohio’s Part B Federal Application for Federal Fiscal Year 2015 (FFY15) is available for review through May 12, 2015. ODE will accept public comments from April 1, 2015, through May 1, 2015. Comments may be submitted by email or by mail to:

Attn: Jo Hannah Ward
Office for Exceptional Children
Ohio Department of Education
25 S. Front Street, MS 409
Columbus, OH 43215

Ohio includes all students, including those with disabilities, in state tests, and their results are included in state accountability. All children matter, and Ohio has a responsibility to make sure that all children learn and grow in our classrooms.

This information explains the current state of assessment and support for Ohio’s students.

Read more: Clarification on Accessibility and Accommodations for New State Tests

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